Sunday, March 17, 2019

March 18-March 22


Hello everyone--

This week before Spring Break will be a fun one!  Please read below to see what's happening this week.


*Read Week is this week at Willow Creek Elementary.  Here is a list of events and how we will celebrate:


Monday:  Green Eggs and Ham Day:  Wear GREEN!

Tuesday:  Cat in the Hat Day:  Wear your favorite HAT!

Wednesday:  Wacky Wednesday:  Wear your wackiest outfit!

Thursday:  Snuggle Up with a Good Book Day:  Pajama Day!
  Bring your favorite stuffie and blanket!

Friday:  NO SCHOOL for kids!  Have a great Spring Break!



*Don’t forgetSpring Break is Monday, March 25- Friday, March 29.  There is no school for students on Friday, March 22!  It is a teacher in-service day.






Good readers use clues the author leaves to help them understand more about the characters and story.

*Good readers notice that characters change throughout the story.

Mathematics

*Adding across tens (carrying)

*Story problems through 50

*Quiz on Wednesday

Word Study/Grammar/Writing

*Adjectives practice

“Bossy R” sound /or/

Unit (Social Studies and/or Science)

*What are the national symbols that represent our country?

*How do we make decisions for our community and country?

*State of Liberty paintings

Sunday, March 10, 2019

March 11-15


Hello everyone! Here are this week's announcements...


*Wednesday, March 13 is picture day.  Please send in orders ASAP.  Thank you! Picture info was sent home for the following:
*Class picture order form
*Individual picture order form
*Yearbook order form

*Read Week is coming March 18-21!  Please be on the look-out for more information about our special Read Week days later this week.

*Don’t forgetSpring Break is Monday, March 25- Friday, March 29.  There is no school for students on Friday, March 22!  It is a teacher in-service day!




Good readers know how to compare and contrast characters and story events (assessment on Friday)

Mathematics

*Adding across tens (carrying )

*Story problems through 50

Word Study/Grammar/Writing

*Introduce adjectives

“Bossy R” sound

Unit (Social Studies and/or Science)

*Who are famous citizens from the present and past  that showed courage, honesty, and responsibility?

*State of Liberty paintings

Sunday, March 3, 2019

March 4-March 8


Hello, everyone!  Here are this week's announcements...


*Wednesday, March 13 is picture day.  You may have noticed that a variety of picture envelopes were sent home last week, and I still have one more to send!  There are 3 picture envelopes being sent home.  They are for:

*Class picture order form
*Individual picture order form (sending home Monday)
*Yearbook order form

If you’d like to order any or all of these, please fill out the information on each envelope, then send it in with money or the code you were given if you paid online.

*On Wednesday, I will send home our last set of sight words for the year!  I can’t believe how quickly we are approaching the end of the year!  Your child will bring home their list with the words they missed highlighted. Please read the note attached to the new list!  Thank you! 😊

*I will be absent this Tuesday afternoon. I will be at school in the morning. If your child attends morning Reading group, we will have group! If your child attends afternoon Math group, we will NOT have group on this afternoon.

*Don’t forgetSpring Break is Monday, March 25- Friday, March 29.  There is no school for students on Friday, March 22!  It is a teacher in-service day!




Good readers know how to compare and contrast characters and story events (assessment on Friday)

Mathematics

*Assessment on place value through 100

*Story problems through 50

Word Study/Grammar/Writing

*Helping verbs

“Bossy R” sound

*Pre-assess last set of this year’s sight words

Unit (Social Studies and/or Science)

*What are the symbols that represent our country (Statue of Liberty) ?